A new Instagram update merges DMs with Messenger chats

Ro, 15 August 2020

More than a year ago, Facebook announced its plans to merge Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger chats into one app and early signs of this effort and with the most recent update, Instagram's DMs are getting a major overhaul.

A new Instagram update merges DMs with Messenger chats

Reportedly iOS and Android Instagram users in the US are receiving an update telling them that they can message their friends on Facebook through the Instagram app even if they don't have an Instagram account. The update also makes DMs a lot more colorful, in line with the current Messenger chat aesthetics. Also, the icon in the upper-right corner of the Instagram app is replaced with the Messenger logo.



Reader comments

  • Anonymous
  • 27 Oct 2020
  • 7kH

I really don't liked it and now i don't want it

Glad i dont have instagram. And if i wouldnt play Clash of Lords 2 game which needs facebook to store the user account i woudnt have facebook as well.

  • Adul Al Salami Kebab
  • 17 Aug 2020
  • nrX

Anyone heard of BBM? :D

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